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Person shot multiple times, killed near Allentown park – NBC10 Philadelphia

A person died Saturday after suffering multiple gunshot wounds near a Pennsylvania park, according to the Lehigh County Coroner’s Office.

The person was pronounced dead in the 900 block of Martin Luther King Jr. around 7:17 p.m. Drive in Allentown, officials said.

The coroner has ruled the person’s death a homicide.

An autopsy on the person is expected to be completed on Monday, according to the coroner’s office. They have been identified, but their names have not yet been released to the public.

An investigation is underway by the Allentown Police Department, the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Homicide Task Force and the District Attorney’s Office.

This is a development story. Check back here for updates.

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